Category Archives: Press Releases

Airport to Co-Host Small Business Event

Columbia Metropolitan Airport, in partnership with the South Carolina Airports Coalition, will host the 2018 Small Business Fly-In for DBEs, women-owned businesses, veteran-owned businesses and small local business enterprises. The Fly-In will provide opportunities for entrepreneurs and business owners to network with airport leaders and learn about bid opportunities. The event, which is free, will…
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Get Your REAL ID at CAE

Purchase your REAL ID at Columbia Metropolitan Airport on Wednesday, October 17 between 10 am - 2:30 pm. The SCDMV mobile office will be on-site in the Airport's Carolina Room located in the baggage claim level. Beginning October 1, 2020, a REAL ID license or ID, or another form of federally approved identification, such as…
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Air Wisconsin Announces Crew Base at CAE

Air Wisconsin, a regional carrier for United operating as United Express, has announced plans to locate their newest flight crew base at Columbia Metropolitan Airport. The base is scheduled to be operational October 1, 2018.  “This past week, we announced the opening of a crew base expanding our presence at Columbia Metropolitan Airport, which is…
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SUMMER TRAFFIC GROWTH CONTINUES

COLUMBIA METROPOLITAN AIRPORT CONTINUES TO EXPERIENCE SUMMER TRAFFIC GROWTH May and June passenger traffic at Columbia Metropolitan Airport saw a 9% increase over the same months last year. May and June saw passenger increases of 8,600 and 7,600 passengers, respectively. Over 101,000 passengers passed through CAE in May, with 97,000 passengers using the airport in…
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